Call for Papers

The Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference invites you to attend its 68th annual meeting at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Submissions of abstracts are welcome in the following languages: Arabic, Catalan, Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.

We are especially interested in papers dealing with the following fields of study, topics, approaches, and issues in the profession:

If you are interested in presenting an original paper or proposing an organized panel, please submit a 250-word abstract online at

Submission deadline extended to April 30, 2018.

Presentations may be in the language with which the presenter feels most comfortable; however, they are limited to no more than 20 minutes. Papers of authors in absentia will not be read.